President Barack Obama has signed off on a new plan to train Syrian rebels to fight the Islamic State, a move that comes just months after the Pentagon shut down a more ambitious train-and-equip program that burned through hundreds of millions of dollars with little to show for the effort.
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Democrats have long heralded Thomas Jefferson (along with Andrew Jackson) as the founder of their Party. i They traditionally hold annual Jefferson-Jackson Day fundraising dinners, and President Obama is one of their most sought after speakers. But this past year, Democrats began to remove any mention of Jefferson’s name from their functions.
Obama’s January 12 State of the Union made no mention of rescuing Christians from genocide, a term whose policy implications would have run counter to his advocacy of diminished American global leadership. Americans “can’t try to take over and rebuild every country that falls into crisis…that’s a recipe for quagmire,” he stated, the “lesson of Vietnam…”
The silence of church bells for more than a thousand years across the Middle East bears witness to the conquest and long-standing suppression of Christian societies under Islamic rule. Recent genocidal attacks on Christians by ISIL are sadly but the end-stage of a long series of abuses
This is the future of America as the Obama Regime moves ahead with its plan to import hundreds of thousands of Islamist “refugees” into our country. So far, there is little congressional opposition to his plan. It is clear that Obama intends on punishing America as much as he can during his last year in office — and the importation of Jihadists and Muslim malcontents into the United States will be his crowning achievement.
Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) appeared on Fox News yesterday morning to discuss Obama’s dismal speech to the nation on Sunday night.
Christian militias and Kurdish forces fighting ISIS have received almost no aid whatsoever from the Obama Regime. Instead, Obama and his crony John McCain have spent millions to train a handful of “moderate” Syrian rebels who later joined the other side or ran from the battlefield, leaving their equipment to Islamic State terrorists.
Presidential candidate Mike Huckabee appeared on a special two-hour “Justice With Judge Jeanine” last night to react to Obama’s prime time speech on “violent extremism” earlier in the evening.
The controversy over Syrian refugees and where they will be placed is blowing the lid off the federal government’s refugee resettlement program as governors are learning just how secretive this program really is.
A Turkish newspaper editor is being tried for espionage and treason for publishing information about the Turkish government proving weapons to the Islamic State – and receiving bootleg oil from terrorists fighting in Syria.